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Reactor temperature control using probability distribution
Embodiments of the present invention generally relate to temperature control of a reactor using probability distribution of temperature measurements. In one...
Fixation device having temperature control and image forming apparatus
including the same
A fixation device includes a fixation member including a heating member, a pressure-application member press-contacting the fixation member forming a nip...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a fixing member including a heating unit, and a pressure member, the heating unit includes a sub-heater having a heat generating...
Image forming apparatus having fixing device that responds to request when
using decolorable ink
An image forming apparatus includes: a first image forming unit which forms a first image on a first recording medium with a first material that is not...
Image forming apparatus and method of controlling fusing temperature of
An image forming apparatus having two or more different rated voltages, the image forming apparatus including a voltage detecting unit, which detects a voltage...
A printing apparatus includes: a printing device configured to print an image on a sheet; a temperature detector configured to detect a temperature in the...
Temperature control of liquids, in particular continuous flow heating
Disclosed is an apparatus for altering the temperature of a liquid, comprising: a pipe having a first end for receiving a liquid and a second end for...
Method and assembly for determining landing of logging tools in a wellbore
An assembly using an onboard controller employs sensors to precisely determine the landing status of downhole logging tools. A control algorithm of the onboard...
Intelligent eco-friendly starter battery
An intelligent eco-friendly starter battery includes pre-heating plates attached to lithium polymer cells thereof, a battery cell sensor module capable of...
Method for use in controlling free piston stirling coolers and heat pumps
driven by a linear alternator
A method for use in controlling a free piston Stirling machine having a cold end and a warm end and driven by a linear motor having an armature winding to which...
Illuminating device and illuminating method
An illuminating device includes a plurality of kinds of LEDs that emit light having different color temperatures; a plurality of LED lighting circuits that...
Reaction apparatus for processing wafer, electrostatic chuck and wafer
temperature control method
This invention discloses a reaction apparatus for wafer treatment, an electrostatic chuck and a wafer temperature control method, in the field of semiconductor...
Corrosion testing using an automated oscillating solution spray manifold
A method of testing workpieces and an automated oscillating solution spray manifold assembly for a corrosion testing chamber is configured to introduce a fluid...
Fuel processing apparatus, fuel cell system including fuel processing
apparatus, and method for operating fuel...
A fuel processing apparatus includes: a reformer; a raw material supplying unit for supplying a raw material to the reformer and blocking the supply of the raw...
Electrical energy store of a motor vehicle
An electrical energy store of a motor vehicle, in particular a high voltage energy store of a hybrid vehicle or of an electric vehicle, having a housing (11)...
Synthesis of hierarchical nanocrystalline zeolites with controlled
particle size and mesoporosity
A one step synthesis of nanocrystalline zeolites ZSM-5 and Na.beta. from a single template system in high yield has been discovered. The size of individual...
Ammonia gas generation from urea for low temperature process requirements
Disclosed are methods and apparatus for providing an ammonia feed for a low-temperature process. The process includes two defined stages, gasification and...
Manufacturing method and apparatus for semiconductor device
A manufacturing method for semiconductor device includes: loading a wafer to a reaction chamber and placing the wafer on a support member; supplying process gas...
Single-chamber sequential curing of semiconductor wafers
The present invention relates to curing of semiconductor wafers. More particularly, the invention relates to cure chambers containing multiple cure stations,...
Combustor equipped with air flow rate distribution control mechanism using
The object of the invention is to provide a lightweight mechanism that changes the distribution of a flow rate of air for combustion supplied into each burner,...
Substrate processing apparatus and particle adhesion preventing method
Any particle adhesion onto the surface of a substrate to be processed is prevented. There is provided a substrate processing apparatus characterized by...
Device for measuring the flash point of liquids and solids
Device for measuring the flash point of liquids and solids includes a measurement chamber (formed by a measurement basin and a lid) and which is provided with...
Automatic sensor control panel
A method for regulating water output from a faucet is presented. The method includes receiving an input at a plurality of sensors, transmitting a signal to a...
Heliplane rotor thermal management for maintaining dimensional stability
A rotor system is disclosed for a reactive drive rotary wing aircraft. Apparatus and methods are disclosed for maintaining the rigidity of the rotor and...
Remote control of an HVAC system that uses a common temperature setpoint
for both heat and cool modes
An HVAC system includes an HVAC unit having a cooling mode and a heating mode for conditioning the air in an inside space, and a programmable thermostat located...
Control unit with automatic setback capability
Methods for controlling temperature in a conditioned enclosure such as a dwelling are described that include an "auto-away" and/or "auto-arrival" feature for...
Multiple induction electric motor and vehicle
A novel multiple induction electric motor system that separately produces synchronized variable frequency alternating current control signals and using multiple...
An electric vehicle includes a motor unit to drive a wheel. The electric vehicle also includes a control system that controls the motor unit. The control system...
Temperature control system and temperature control method for substrate
A temperature control system includes a heat transfer medium supply configured to supply a first heat transfer medium of a first temperature into a heat...
Motorized window treatment
A motorized window treatment controls daylight entering a space through a window and includes a covering material, a drive shaft, lift cords received around the...
Fluid drainage system and methods
A method for operating a fluid drainage control system to drain a fluid from a fluid dispensation system is provided. The method includes determining a first...
Supplemental gas safety system for a breathing assistance system
A system for managing a supplemental gas supply in a breathing assistance system configured to provide breathing assistance to a patient includes a temperature...
A cooking appliance is provided. An operation of a convection motor for operating a convection fan is controlled into various modes according to a cooking...
Sensing device for detecting material depth, liquid-level, and temperature
A sensing device can detect material depth, liquid-level, and temperature. The sensing device has a probe, a control module, a volume sensing module, a thermal...
Method and device for preparing hot-rolling stock
A method and a device have high energy efficiency and high descaling performance, with which high-quality rolling stock can be produced. In a method in which...
Compressor assembly having electronics cooling system and method
A system, compressor, and method that cools an electronics module with a low-pressure refrigerant. The system, compressor, and method utilize a temperature...
Cooling method and apparatus
An apparatus and method to cool compressors, condensing coils, and similar devices. The compressor or condensing coil is cooled by the delivery of water, which...
System and method for gas turbine chilled water storage discharge control
and/or gas turbine output control
Variable speed drive controlled discharge pumps are used for pumping chilled water from a chilled water storage tank to coils operatively associated with the...
Detecting particulate matter load density within a particulate filter
A control system includes a heater control module and a particulate matter (PM) load module. The heater control module selectively activates an electric heater...
Accumulator fluid temperature estimation algorithm
A system includes an accumulator control module that selectively releases automatic transmission fluid from an accumulator. The accumulator control module also...
Heat pump system for vehicle and method of controlling the same
Disclosed therein are a heat pump system for a vehicle and a method of controlling the heat pump system, which variably controls only a compressor if the number...
Controlling temperature in a refrigerated transport container
Temperature is controlled in a refrigerated transport container comprising a transport volume, a control unit, a cooling space, one or more fans providing air...
Fixing device and control method used therein
A fixing device includes a rotatable fuser member, a rotatable pressure member, a heater, a temperature detector, and a controller. The rotatable fuser member...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: a fixing device: having a heating member, a rotating member, and a temperature sensor; a sheet feeding unit; and a control...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes image carrier carrying latent image, developer carrier supplying developer on the image carrier, transfer part transferring...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus provided with fixing device
A fixing device includes a fixing roller, a single heating member that heats the fixing roller, a pressure roller, a first temperature detecting element that...
Flash memory device and memory system including the same
A flash memory device includes a memory cell array, a temperature sensing unit, and a control unit. The memory cell array is configured to store a plurality of...
Disk drive adjusting fly height based on air density measured from rate of
A disk drive is disclosed comprising a head actuated over a disk, wherein the head comprises a dynamic fly height (DFH) actuator. The disk drive further...
Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
A lithographic apparatus with a cover plate formed separately from a substrate table and means for stabilizing a temperature of the substrate table by...
Oscillating device and electronic apparatus
An oscillating device includes an atomic oscillator, an oven controlled crystal oscillator, a correcting unit configured to correct an output signal of the oven...